The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 50 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing TDD 30 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.91% 4.10% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 5.45% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 17
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 422 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.38% 75.22% 74.50%
Number of salaries quoted 527 377 410
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,646 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -6 13 £37,500 -23.07% 4
Street -6 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bridgwater -7 5 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Taunton - 2 £40,000 - 1
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 76 (77.55%) Java
2 47 (47.96%) Git (software)
3 37 (37.76%) MySQL
4 36 (36.73%) Python
4 36 (36.73%) AngularJS
5 35 (35.71%) jQuery
6 32 (32.65%) Scrum
7 30 (30.61%) C#
7 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (29.59%) HTML
8 29 (29.59%) Linux
8 29 (29.59%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 26 (26.53%) OOD
11 23 (23.47%) Django
11 23 (23.47%) Leaflet
11 23 (23.47%) TypeScript
11 23 (23.47%) Flask
12 22 (22.45%) Telecoms
13 21 (21.43%) Spring
13 21 (21.43%) Digital Media
14 20 (20.41%) CSS
15 19 (19.39%) SQL
16 18 (18.37%) Pair Programming
16 18 (18.37%) Software Engineering
16 18 (18.37%) Mathematics
16 18 (18.37%) C++
16 18 (18.37%) JUnit
17 17 (17.35%) OOP
18 16 (16.33%) XML

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.20%) nginx
1 10 (10.20%) Gunicorn
2 7 (7.14%) ColdFusion
3 5 (5.10%) IIS
3 5 (5.10%) Node.js
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.76%) MySQL
2 29 (29.59%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.12%) Redis
4 6 (6.12%) Big Data
5 5 (5.10%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.06%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (47.96%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.37%) JUnit
3 12 (12.24%) Selenium
4 9 (9.18%) Maven
5 8 (8.16%) Ant
5 8 (8.16%) Subversion
6 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
6 5 (5.10%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.10%) Hudson
6 5 (5.10%) SpecFlow
6 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.10%) Bugzilla
6 5 (5.10%) JIRA
7 3 (3.06%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.22%) Finance
3 5 (5.10%) Advertising
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (71.43%) Developer
2 37 (37.76%) Senior Developer
3 23 (23.47%) Python Developer
3 23 (23.47%) Senior Python Developer
4 19 (19.39%) Java Developer
5 17 (17.35%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.24%) Web Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior Software Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior
9 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.73%) AngularJS
2 35 (35.71%) jQuery
3 29 (29.59%) HTML
4 23 (23.47%) Leaflet
4 23 (23.47%) Flask
4 23 (23.47%) Django
5 21 (21.43%) Spring
6 20 (20.41%) CSS
7 16 (16.33%) XML
8 15 (15.31%) .NET
9 14 (14.29%) Web Services
10 13 (13.27%) SOAP
11 11 (11.22%) LAMP
12 8 (8.16%) Hibernate
12 8 (8.16%) EJB
12 8 (8.16%) Ajax
13 6 (6.12%) HTML5
13 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
14 5 (5.10%) XHTML
14 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Digital Media
2 18 (18.37%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.20%) GIS
4 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) Open Source
6 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.59%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) Scrum
2 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.53%) OOD
4 18 (18.37%) Pair Programming
4 18 (18.37%) Software Engineering
5 17 (17.35%) OOP
6 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (14.29%) OO
8 11 (11.22%) Web Development
9 9 (9.18%) BDD
10 8 (8.16%) OO PHP
11 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.12%) MVC
12 6 (6.12%) Automation Testing
13 5 (5.10%) User Stories
13 5 (5.10%) Test Scripting
13 5 (5.10%) Automated Testing
14 3 (3.06%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.06%) Analytics
15 2 (2.04%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 76 (77.55%) Java
2 36 (36.73%) Python
3 30 (30.61%) C#
4 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 23 (23.47%) TypeScript
6 19 (19.39%) SQL
7 18 (18.37%) C++
8 16 (16.33%) PHP
9 13 (13.27%) Perl
10 7 (7.14%) CFML
10 7 (7.14%) Ruby
11 6 (6.12%) C
12 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) hybris
2 9 (9.18%) Zend
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle
3 2 (2.04%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.02%) SAP
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago